Router security settings

  realist 10:57 29 Sep 2008
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If I have a wired connection from my desktop pc to my router do I still have to bother with "wireless security"?

I don't have any need myself to connect wirelessly at the present time.

Many thanks.

  rawprawn 11:16 29 Sep 2008

The simple answer is no.

  realist 11:17 29 Sep 2008

Thanks

  rawprawn 11:21 29 Sep 2008

Don't forget you still need a Firewall and AV.

  TonyM 11:37 29 Sep 2008

You do need to make sure the Wireless function on the router is turned off

  JanetO 11:48 29 Sep 2008

Also it's best to change the default password and username on the router for added security.

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